Have you met someone who looks just like you? Just like our ideas are not that unique most of the time, despite our own pride. What do we do despite having fierce and similar competition?

We often hear of “first mover’s advantage” in business and marketing, but not every first mover ends up the winner. There may be wisdom in not being the first, and having stamina and discernment instead.

I am a frequent reader of magazines like FORTUNE. In the recent Aug 15 issue, it celebrated various people in tech for their contributions and talents in 2011.